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Posted: 14/02/2013 at 18:40

Evening all, been a dull, grey, wet day - feeling a bit dull, grey and wet myself so I've read what you've written and can't think of anything to add.  Am I the only one who hasn't bought seed potatoes yet? Next week forecast is good, perhaps I'll cheer myself up with trip to GC.

Planting Ideas

Posted: 14/02/2013 at 18:34

Pyracantha is spiny, but not cotoneaster.

Planting Ideas

Posted: 14/02/2013 at 18:27

What about cotoneaster and pyracantha? Birds love the berries and they can be pruned to keep them the upright shape you want. Lots of cotoneasters here, but you will have to google each one separately for more idea.

http://www.hedgenursery.co.uk/browse/all-cotoneaster-hedging-4640/?gclid=CKDl9fe1trUCFcbKtAodNXUALQ

All about Dahlias

Posted: 14/02/2013 at 17:04

Here are some nearly black dahlias from Parkers, there is a black rose too, and other dahlias.

http://www.jparkers.co.uk/plant-1007679/3-dahlia-karma-choc/

Don't plant out now, they are not frostproof. Dahlias also like the sun. You can start them off in a heated greenhouse if you have one.

Winter wonders

Posted: 14/02/2013 at 15:58

Thank you Marion, that is so pretty.

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Posted: 13/02/2013 at 23:19

You'll have to stay up a bit longer to read it all. I'm off to bed. Night all x

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Posted: 13/02/2013 at 22:46

http://www.wondercostumes.com/imgzoom/prod2012/rabbit-adult-costume-803847.jpg

Could this be Bunny in her onesie? Hope I've downloaded it right.

the pope

Posted: 13/02/2013 at 22:18

Bother, I thought this thread was dissolving into lighthearted chat and was going to fizzle out.

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Posted: 13/02/2013 at 22:13

Just looked up BJ. Well I never, hadn't thought of it. That was one thing Mum and I didn't dicuss!

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Posted: 13/02/2013 at 22:11

Glad your OH is OK Dean.

Those poor bunnies, what a cruel lot you are!! Bunnies are so cute. But some of it was very funny, loved Dean's summing up and the huge bunny coming to get Bunny.

Didn't watch much Obsessive Cleaners, daughter rang. Chatted for over an hour.

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